Junior High Choir

Junior High Choir

2018-19

Clinician
Brandon Wade, Pratt HS

Deadline for Entries
  • Oct. 4, 2018. ONLINE REGISTRATION ONLY
  • No entries will be accepted after the deadline.
  • Students may audition for both band and choir.
    • If a student is accepted into the honor band, you may send an alternate.
    • Please send me the entry information for the alternate ASAP.
Entry Information
  • Only 7th and 8th grade students are eligible. Honor choir participants are selected by teacher recommendation.
  • Paper audition consisting of balanced (equal number of sopranos, altos, and T/B; mark voicing as S, A, T, or B) 15% of your choir members who are deserving of this honor. (It is impossible to have a balanced choir if we do not all abide by the guidelines.)
  • Fill out the Registration Form when it is available.
  • Please rank your students and include their year in school.
  • Fill out all necessary information (Please note that we are asking for student height in inches. This will be used for assigned seating and riser order.)
  • Deadline midnight Oct. 4, 2018. No entries will be accepted after the deadline.
Fee
  • $10 per student.
  • Due at the Nov. 3, 2018 mini-convention.
  • Purchase Orders will not be accepted.
  • Make checks to: NWKMEA
  • Fee doubles if not paid by Nov. 3, 2018.
NWKMEA Mini-Convention I
  • Nov. 3, 2018 @ Hays High School
  • Rehearsals begin at 8:30 AM
  • Concert is at 3:30 PM in Gym A
  • $5.00 admission
Rehearsal/Concert Attire
  • Rehearsal dress is casual/school clothes.
  • Concert dress - we want the students to look nice for this special event. No jeans, t-shirts, or flip-flops. Students are to dress-up for the concert.
Repertoire available from Senseney Music in Wichita
  • Each student must have their own music. NO PHOTOCOPIES.
  • Teachers please help your students come well prepared so they can benefit most from the clinician.

Performance Repertoire

First Noel/Pachelbel's Canon
arr. Michael Clawson
pub. by Alfred
3 pt./SAB
We did this in 2015, the 3 pt and SAB version are the same.

Throw Open Your Shutters
Amy Bernon
Three-Part Mixed
UPC: 000308108101 Publisher ID: 15/2110H

Play For Me A Simple Melody
Kirby Shaw
SAB
UPC: 073999207941 Publisher ID: 08720794

Cantate: Three Latin Settings
Jerry Estes
SATB
UPC: 038081118086 Publisher ID: 11580
This is not to be confused with the Three Latin Settings we did a few years ago. This is a different piece of music not yet performed by the choir.

From Now On
arr. by Roger Emerson
SAB
UPC: 888680741099 Publisher ID: 00274945

All titles are available from Senseney Music.

  • Each student must have their own music. NO PHOTOCOPIES.
  • Teachers please help your students come well prepared so they can benefit most from the clinician.
  • Please have the notes, music and rhythm learned when they arrive
  • Please try to have as much music memorized as you can so that students will not need to use music in the performance.
 
Chairperson
Kelsey Pinkerton